About PECE 2020

Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (JCECEB) will conduct Jharkhand PECE 2020 tentatively in the final week of May. PECE 2020 will be an offline exam of the duration of 2 hours and 30 minutes which will consist of multiple choice questions. PECE 2020 application form will be available tentatively from the last week of March and candidates will be able to submit their applications tentatively till the final week of April. Jharkhand Polytechnic Entrance Competitive Examination 2020 will be conducted for admissions into Diploma courses in various government & private polytechnic colleges in Jharkhand. It must be noted that it is mandatory to fulfil the requirements of the eligibility criteria before applying.

Exam level: State Level Exam
Frequency: Once a year
Languages English, Hindi
Conducting Body: Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board
Duration 2 Hours 30 Minutes

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PECE 2020 Important Dates

Upcoming Dates and Events

28 Mar, 2020 - 10 May, 2020 (Tentative)

Application | Mode: Online

22 May, 2020 (Tentative)

Admit Card | Mode: Online

26 May, 2020 (Tentative)

Exam | Mode: Offline

10 Jun, 2020 (Tentative)

Result | Mode: Online

28 Jun, 2020 (Tentative)

Counselling - Start Date | Mode: Online

PECE 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates appearing for the exam have to ensure that they fulfil all of the requirements of the eligibility criteria of Jharkhand PECE 2020. It is mandatory for the candidates to meet the eligibility requirements of Jharkhand Polytechnic Entrance Competitive Examination 2020. Detailed PECE eligibility criteria 2020 is given below:

Academic Qualification-

  • The candidate must have passed class 10 or equivalent examination with a minimum aggregate of 35%.
  • Candidates appearing in class 10 in 2020 are also eligible to apply.


  • To be eligible for PECE 2020, the candidate should be a citizen of Jharkhand or should have a domicile.

Age Limit-

  • There is no age limit prescribed except for Diploma in Mining Engineering for which the minimum age required is 17 years.

Medical Requirement-

  • The candidate will be required to produce a medical certificate prescribed by the registered medical professional at the time of the admission.

Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card

Candidates will have to complete the process of Jharkhand PECE 2020 application form to participate in the examination. The application form of PECE 2020 will be available online tentatively from the final week of March to second week of May. Candidates will have to fill and submit the application form within the prescribed time period. 

Steps to fill and submit PECE Application Form 2020

Candidates can go through the steps mentioned below to fill and submit the application form.

Step 1- Application Form Filling:

Candidates have to click on the link on the official website to access the application form of PECE 2020. The following details have to be entered by the candidates:

  • Personal Details: The details like Name, Parent's name,  Date of Birth, Gender, Aadhaar number, Family income, Nationality, etc have to be entered.
  • Choice of Examination Centre: Candidates have to select the exam centres according to their preference.
  • Educational Details: Academic details like name of the school, name of the board, Roll No., year of passing, percentage of marks have to be entered.
  • Communication Details: The communication details like address have to be entered here.
  • Password: A password has to be generated here which will be used in future processing.

Step 2- Uploading of Images:

Scanned images of the candidate's photograph, signature and left-hand thumb impression has to be uploaded in the prescribed format.

ImageFile size
Photograph 4-100 kb
Signature1-30 kb
Thumb impression1-30 kb

Step 3- Application Fee Payment:

The prescribed amount of application fee has to be paid online through debit card, credit card or net banking. Candidates will have to take a print out of the confirmation page for future reference.

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General, OBC Online Male ₹ 650
General, SC, ST, OBC Online Female ₹ 325
SC, ST Online Male ₹ 325

PECE 2020 Exam Pattern

Candidates are advised to read Jharkhand PECE exam pattern 2020 to get an idea about details of the exam like exam duration, mode, types of questions, marking scheme, etc. The exam pattern of PECE  2020 is given below:

Mode of the examOffline
Exam Duration2 hours 30 minutes
Types of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions
Total Number of Questions150
Maximum Marks150
Marking Scheme

1 mark will be awarded for every correct answer. 0.25 marks will be deducted for every incorrect response

PECE 2020 Mock Test

Candidates are advised to practise the mock test of Jharkhand PECE 2020 to boost up the preparation level. Practising the sample papers and previous year question papers will help in self-evaluating the performance and figure out the weak areas.

The authorities will release the admit card of Jharkhand PECE 2020 in online mode tentatively in the third week of May. Candidates will have to download the PECE admit card 2020 which is a mandatory document to appear for the examination.  

Details mentioned on the admit card of PECE 2020

The following details will be mentioned on the PECE 2020 admit card:

  • Name of the candidate
  • Scanned Photograph
  • Date of Birth
  • Gender
  • Exam Date
  • Exam Centre
  • Address
  • Roll Number
  • Category

PECE 2020 Exam Centers

State City
Jharkhand Ranchi

Documents Required at Exam

  • PECE 2020 admit card

The result of Jharkhand Polytechnic Entrance Competitive Examination 2020 will be declared by the authorities in online mode. Candidates will b able to login and check their result. A combined rank list and the category wise rank list will be released separately by the authorities. The rank list will be based on the marks obtained by the candidates in PECE 2020. Candidates will be called in for counselling on the basis of the PECE result 2020. The scanned OMR of the candidates will be uploaded on the website considering the transparency in the result of PECE 2020.

Mode of Counselling: Online

The counselling registration of PECE 2020 will commence tentatively in the final week of June. Candidates qualifying the entrance exam will be allowed to participate in the online counselling process of Jharkhand Polytechnic. A required amount of non-refundable fee will have to be paid by the candidates to participate in the counselling process. Candidates will have to get the required documents verified at the time of PECE counselling 2020. 

Counselling Fee: Rs 400 for male candidates of General and OBC category; Rs 250 for the candidates belonging to SC and ST category and female candidates. The counselling fee can be paid through Debit card, credit card, net banking or challan.

Seat Allotment: Candidates will be allotted seat on the basis of their rank. Candidates are required to register for the online counselling process. After the declaration of allotment results, candidates will have to accept, reject or upgrade choices for the allotment. To confirm the seat, an additional amount of Rs 1000 will have to be submitted otherwise seat will not be allotted. This fee has to be paid in online mode

PECE 2020 Counselling Centers

State City
Jharkhand Ranchi

Documents Required at Counselling

  • PECE 2020 admit card
  • Class 10 or equivalent examination admit card
  • Result of class 10 or equivalent examination
  • Domicile certificate

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